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Red's Lounge

395 Sunflower Ave, Clarksdale, MS 38614-5111
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A Blues Experience

An absolute juke joint that you have to experience. The decor is fantastic in red lights with... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Michelle L
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West Columbia, South Carolina, United States
Authentic Juke Joint

This is a tiny juke joint in Clarksdale (maybe seating 20 people around a small stage/dance floor... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Susan B
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El Cajon, California
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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“the real deal” (45 reviews)
“juke joint” (56 reviews)
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395 Sunflower Ave, Clarksdale, MS 38614-5111
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Reviewed 5 days ago

An absolute juke joint that you have to experience. The decor is fantastic in red lights with birthday banners & Christmas garland left over for many years.

Thank Michelle L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a tiny juke joint in Clarksdale (maybe seating 20 people around a small stage/dance floor). The night we were there Big A and the Allstars were playing. They were great! The show doesn't really start on time, but no worries, everyone had a...More

1  Thank Susan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You have to stop at Red's if you are in Clarksdale. One of the best blues places left in town. Great music, great people. There is a small cover fee, but it's worth it!

1  Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were recommended not to miss Red's while in Clarksdale and pleased that we took the advice. Checked out the location in the afternoon and had a chat with the man. By the time we went back in the evening it was pretty full. Can't...More

1  Thank silverfirs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Authentic juke joint. Not much to look at from the outside, but venture in if you're in town for great music. There is a cover charge ($7 the night we were there), but no drink minimum. All ages are welcome and be prepared to get...More

Thank Cathy S
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

All the locals said this was the real deal in blues clubs. Definitely run down but authentic delta blues.

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 25 May 2017

This place is the real deal. If you want a real juke experience, just go here. Ask no more questions. You found it. Reds food is great too, if he is cooking.

Thank sarahelaine07
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

I spent my birthday here this year and it was wonderful. A very small intimate venue, very basic but who cares when the blues is so good!!

Thank Flyerblu
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We visited Red's about five years ago and were hoping it would be just as great - we weren't disappointed. Don't let appearances put you off, everyone is super friendly and the music was incredible. I think if you only make it to one blues...More

1  Thank CatTheRace
Reviewed 11 May 2017

We were fortunate to stay in Clarksdale on a Wednesday night when Red's had live blues music. Red's is authentic old style serving a small selection of beers. We saw 'Big A' who was amazing!!! Do yourself a favour, and pay Red's a visit!!!

Thank madowninguk
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
RIckyWManchester
Is there music on 19th Feb - sunday night?
17 January 2017|
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Response from bharrison | Reviewed this property |
I do not know. You need to call and ask them, as things tend to change.
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barronleonardr
is this an adult venue or can teenagers attend
1 September 2016|
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Response from Jeffrey D | Reviewed this property |
Probably depends on the teenager. It is a little rough around the edges, but I would have taken mine when they were in their teens.
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l0la13
We'll be staying in Clarksdale on a Wednesday night in September, but Red's Lounge is right at the top of our list and I can't find any info online about what nights it is open! Is there likely to be music on a Wednesday? Or should we try and reshuffle our itinerary somehow to be there on a different night? Thank you!
30 July 2016|
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Response from carlinda6665 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if Red's is open on Wednesday night. I was thinking they were a weekend only place. I would check the Cathead website. I think they have the Clarksdale schedules. There will be something open. You could even call... More
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